Countries

List of Signatories and future Parties

Number of Signatories:
Number of Parties:

Participant Signature Ratification, Acceptance (A), Approval (AA), Accession (a)
Afghanistan 02/05/2017 a
Albania 09/10/2014
Angola 11/10/2013
Antigua and Barbuda 23/09/2016 (a)
Argentina 10/10/2013
Armenia 10/10/2013
Australia 10/10/2013
Austria 10/10/2013
Bangladesh 10/10/2013
Belarus 23/09/2014
Belgium

Belgium

"Cette signature engage également la Région wallone, la Région flamande, la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale, la Communauté française, la Communauté flamande et la Communauté germanophone."
10/10/2013
Benin 10/10/2013 07/11/2016
Bolivia (Plurinational State of) 10/10/2013 26/01/2016
Botswana 03/06/2016 a
Brazil 10/10/2013
Bulgaria 10/10/2013 18/05/2017
Burkina Faso 10/10/2013 10/04/2017 a
Burundi 14/02/2014
Cambodia 10/10/2013
Cameroon 24/09/2014
Canada

Canada

" Pursuant to Article 30(5) of the Convention, Canada declares that any amendment to an annex to the Convention shall enter into force for Canada only upon the deposition of its instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval, or accession with respect thereto.."
10/10/2013 7/04/2017
Central African Republic 10/10/2013
Chad 25/09/2014 24/09/2015
Chile 10/10/2013
China

China

" In accordance with the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China and the Basic Law of the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, the Government of the People’s Republic of China decides that the Convention applies to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China.."
10/10/2013 31/08/2016
Colombia 10/10/2013
Comoros 10/10/2013
Congo, Republic of the 08/10/2014
Costa Rica 10/10/2013 19/01/2017
Côte d´Ivoire 10/10/2013
Croatia 24/09/2014
Cyprus 24/09/2014
Czech Republic 10/10/2013
Denmark 10/10/2013 18/05/2017
Djibouti 10/10/2013 23/09/2014
Dominican Republic 10/10/2013
Ecuador 10/10/2013 29/07/2016
Ethiopia 10/10/2013
European Union 10/10/2013 18/05/2017 (AA)
Finland 10/10/2013
France 10/10/2013
Gabon 30/06/2014 24/09/2014 (A)
Gambia 10/10/2013 07/11/2016
Georgia 10/10/2013
Germany 10/10/2013
Ghana 24/09/2014 23/03/2017
Greece 10/10/2013
Guatemala 10/10/2013
Guinea 25/11/2013 21/10/2014
Guinea-Bissau 24/09/2014
Guyana 10/10/2013 24/09/2014
Honduras 24/09/2014 22/03/2017
Hungary 10/10/2013 18/05/2017
India 30/09/2014
Indonesia 10/10/2013
Iran (Islamic Republic of) 10/10/2013
Iraq 10/10/2013
Ireland 10/10/2013
Israel 10/10/2013
Italy 10/10/2013
Jamaica 10/10/2013
Japan 10/10/2013 02/02/2016 (A)
Jordan 10/10/2013 12/11/2015
Kenya 10/10/2013
Korea, Republic of 24/09/2014
Kuwait 10/10/2013 3/12/2015
Latvia 24/09/2014
Lesotho 12/11/2014 (a)
Liberia 24/09/2014
Libya 10/10/2013
Liechtenstein 01/02/2017 (a)
Lithuania 10/10/2013
Luxembourg 10/10/2013
Madagascar 10/10/2013 13/05/2015
Malawi 10/10/2013
Malaysia 24/09/2014
Mali 10/10/2013 27/05/2016
Malta 08/10/2014 18/05/2017
Mauritania 11/10/2013 18/08/2015
Mauritius 10/10/2013
Mexico 10/10/2013 29/09/2015
Moldova, Republic of 10/10/2013
Monaco 24/09/2014 24/09/2014
Mongolia 10/10/2013 28/09/2015
Montenegro 24/09/2014
Morocco 06/06/2014
Mozambique 10/10/2013
Nepal 10/10/2013
Netherlands 10/10/2013 18/05/2017
New Zealand 10/10/2013
Nicaragua 10/10/2013 29/10/2014
Niger 10/10/2013
Nigeria 10/10/2013
Norway

Norway

"In accordance with Article 25, paragraph 2 of the Convention, Norway hereby declares (b) Submission of the dispute to the International Court of Justice."
10/10/2013 12/05/2017
Pakistan 10/10/2013
Palau 09/10/2014
Panama 10/10/2013 29/09/2015
Paraguay 10/02/2014
Peru

Peru

"Declaration under article 25 (2) In exercise of the right to make the declarations or communications permitted under the Convention and in relation to article 25, paragraph 2, the Republic of Peru wishes to bring to the attention of the parties the declaration that it made on 7 July 2003 […] which was made under Article 36, paragraph 2, of the Statute of the International Court of Justice, pursuant to which the Republic of Peru recognizes as compulsory ipso facto and without special agreement, in relation to any other party accepting the same obligation, subject to the condition of reciprocity, the jurisdiction of the International Court of Justice in all legal disputes. Such declaration does not preclude the possibility of recourse to the arbitration and conciliation procedures established in the Convention (annex E) for the matter disputed if the other party or parties to the dispute agree to such in writing. The present declaration does not prevent the parties from settling the dispute through direct negotiation or any other means of settlement recognized by the Convention. Declaration under article 30 (5) In exercise of the right to make the declarations or communications permitted under the Convention and in relation to article 30, paragraph 5, the Republic of Peru declares that, with regard to it, any amendment to an annex shall enter into force only upon the deposit of its instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval or accession with respect thereto."
10/10/2013 21/01/2016
Philippines 10/10/2013
Poland 24/09/2014
Romania 10/10/2013 18/05/2017
Russian Federation 24/09/2014
Saint Kitts and Nevis 24/05/2017 (a)
Samoa 10/10/2013 24/09/2015
Senegal 11/10/2013 03/03/2016
Serbia 09/10/2014
Seychelles

Seychelles

"Declaration under article 30 (5) “… in accordance with Article 30 (5) of the Convention, […] any amendment to an annex to the Convention shall enter into force for the Republic of Seychelles only upon the deposit of its instrument of ratifications, acceptance, approval, or accession with respect thereto.”
27/05/2014 13/01/2015
Sierra Leone 12/08/2014 1/11/2016
Singapore 10/10/2013
Slovakia 10/10/2013
Slovenia 10/10/2013
South Africa 10/10/2013
Spain 10/10/2013
Sri Lanka 08/10/2014
Sudan 24/09/2014
Swaziland 21/09/2016 (a)
Sweden 10/10/2013 18/05/2017
Switzerland 10/10/2013 25/05/2016
Syrian Arab Republic 24/09/2014
Tanzania, United Republic of 10/10/2013
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 25/07/2014
Togo 10/10/2013 03/02/2017
Tunisia 10/10/2013
Turkey 24/09/2014
Uganda 10/10/2013
United Arab Emirates 10/10/2013 27/04/2015
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 10/10/2013
United States of America

United States of America

"The United States hereby declares, pursuant to Article 30, paragraph 5, that any amendment to an annex to the Convention shall enter into force for the United States only upon the deposit of its instrument of ratification, acceptance, approval, or accession with respect thereto."
06/11/2013 06/11/2013 (A)
Uruguay 10/10/2013 24/09/2014
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 10/10/2013
Viet Nam 11/10/2013
Yemen 21/03/2014
Zambia 10/10/2013 11/03/2016
Zimbabwe 11/10/2013


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